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Budget Wheel Refinish


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5 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2007
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Upgraded Headlight wiring harness


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5 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Driving lights installed in Astro grill


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5 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Reverse lights mounted


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4 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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9 inch axle swap


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5 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Steel spring swap


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10 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Fog Light Install


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9 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Oil cooler lines removed


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9 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2007
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Powertrax no slip install


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10 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2007
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Hydraulics for Winching and/or Snowplowing


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55 files, last one added on Mar 10, 2008
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Random files - Custom Work
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First Coat272 viewsfirst coat of the wheel color. Instructions call for two light coats, followed by a third heavier coat.
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fogs connected157 viewsMake the connection into the fog light. Again, use dielectric grease on all connections. Make sure to keep your positive and negative wires in order. Crossing them up could ruin your lights or worse; damage your vans electrical system.
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Ogura Electric Clutch155 viewsHere is the Ogura clutch together as it will be installed.
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Ogura Electric Clutch1161 viewsSince the pump had an old rust double "V" belt clutch, I sourced a new serpentine clutch from Ogura. This was about $120 and change and is brand new. It was a direct bolt on. Here you can see the 2 parts that make up the clutch.

Last additions - Custom Work
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Side view of the tank assembly.705 viewsJust a side view of the tank showing the location of the supply port as well as filter and valve.Mar 10, 2008
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Quick connect fittings.693 viewsThese are the 1/2" line size quick connect fittings I am using. They are a flush design that keeps the dirt and crap out when not connected.Mar 10, 2008
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Fittings in relation to winch.562 viewsThis just shows where the fittings are in relation to the winch.Mar 10, 2008
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Lines installed in the winch.786 viewsHere is the initial install of the lines on the winch. I ended up reversing the lines to get the correct flow. When pulling the valve handle back I want to spool in/up and forward will be out/down.Mar 10, 2008